Hayley Wickenheiser

Sports: Hockey & Softball
Born: August 12th, 1978
Hometown: Calgary, Alberta

 
Canada Games

1991 Canada Winter Games in Prince Edward Island
Competed for Team Alberta - Hockey


Results

  • Statistics: 6 points (6 GP, 3G, 3A)
  • *Scored the gold medal winning goal as a 12 year old

 

Career Highlights

  • Winner of four gold medals at the World Championships
  • Named to the 1997 & '99 WWHC All-Star Team
  • Named one of Canada's Top Three players at the 2000 WWHC
  • Three time Olympian (1998, '00 (Softball) & '02): Silver ('98) and Gold ('02)
  • Second Canadian women to compete in both the Summer and Winter Olympics
  • 2002 Olympic Team Assistant Captain
  • First female hockey player to get a point in a men's professional league

 
Quotes

"The Canada Games were a springboard to our careers."